What still amazes you?

By Ryan Williams, TechBetter.com - I had a conversation with a client/friend this past week about things that still amaze us even though they are commonplace. For me, the two things were overnight delivery and the Internet. Our children will never know a world that is not "connected." They watch their cartoons "on demand" from cartoon websites. I remember when we had to wait until a specific time to watch our favorite cartoon.

If you are interested in the origin, growth and adoption of computers and the Internet, here is a phenomenal interactive website in which you can browse and explore the history of the Internet. It includes videos and other interactive content. It is in and of itself a good example of just how far Internet multimedia has come. Checkout The Birth of the Internet presented by the National Science Foundation.

http://www.nsf.gov/news/special_reports/nsf-net/

Happy teching,

Ryan Williams

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by Ryan Williams - Ryan is a business technology consultant living in Southern Georgia. He is Partner and Chief Technology Officer at Nexxtep Technology Services, Inc., the largest technology service provider in the South Georgia region.

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